China respects Taiwan`s social system: Senior official

China respects Taiwan`s social system and values, a senior Chinese leader said on Sunday, in the wake of sweeping protests in Taiwan over a controversial trade deal.

Chinese leader rejects Western political systems

Yu Zhengsheng, the newly-elected leader of the country`s top political advisory body, pledged Tuesday that China will promote consultative democracy and will not copy Western political systems under any circumstance.

China`s `missile man` to head top advisory legislative body

China`s "missile man" Yu Zhengsheng, who emerged as one of top seven members of the ruling Communist Party, was on Monday elected as chairman of a key political advisory legislative body.